Gene's novel role may provide key to treating liver and neurodegenerative diseases
... Scientists at Singapore's bioprocessing
Technology Institute (BTI) have made a novel discovery about how the gene, "Fas-apoptosis inhibitory molecule" (FAIM), protects both immune and liver ...
InVitria Reveals Technology to Optimize Hybridoma Production Performance
... Article in Spring edition of bioprocessing
Journal reports InVitria's recombinant human serum albumin (Cellastim) and ...Productivity of a Hybridoma with Recombinant Human Albumin and Lactoferrin. bioprocessing
Journal 2009; 8(1): 50-55.
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InVitria Headlines Sponsorship of WilBio's Waterside Conference
...d for mammalian cell culture will be showcased at the upcoming Williamsburg bioprocessing
Foundation The Waterside Conference on April 20-22, 2009, in South San Fran... of the leading events addressing scale-up and production issues facing the bioprocessing
industry, the 2009 Waterside Conference comes at an opportune time for InVi...
ForteBio Launches New Biosensor for Kinetic Analysis and Screening of Human IgG Antibodies
...eins - important components in biomolecular therapeutic development - and further broadens the menu of Octet system applications.
"Researchers in bioprocessing
and cell line development who study kinetic characterization of human IgG antibodies and other proteins can now benefit from the efficiencies of Forte...
InVitria's Cell Culture Media Components Showcased at WilBio's 2008 Cell Engineering Meeting
Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- The 2008 Cell Engineering Conference, hosted by the Williamsburg bioprocessing
Foundation, featured the products and supporting research data of InVitria , a company committed to delivering affordable, high-performing cell cultu...
InVitria to Present at WilBio's International Cell Engineering Meeting
...n to outperform animal derived albumins in cell culture, will be featured at the 2nd International Cell Engineering Meeting hosted by the Williamsburg bioprocessing
Foundation (WilBio) on December 2-4 in Santa Barbara, CA (US).
InVitria's Director of Cell Culture, Dr. Steve Pettit, will present results from th...
Laureate Announces Second Manufacturing Agreement with Cytheris
...harma is a full-service biopharmaceutical development and
protein production company located in Princeton, New Jersey. Laureate
Pharma offers superior bioprocessing
services that accelerate new products
from development through production. Laureate provides a wide range of
specialized services from process design ...
BD Announces Results for Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Full Year
...enting an increase of 14 percent from the prior year
period. Sales of flow cytometry and bioimaging instruments, flow cytometry
reagents, and advanced bioprocessing
products contributed to growth. For
the full fiscal year ended September 30, 2007, the BD Biosciences segment
reported 13 percent revenue growth to $1...
Snack Foods Fortified With Fiber
... research include Koushik Adhikari, assistant professor of human nutrition; Tom Herald, professor of food science; and Ron Madl, director of K-State's bioprocessing
and Industrial Value Added Program
Bioprocessing in Medical Technology
InVitria Showcases Cell Culture Productivity Enhancers at BioProcess International
...nd Exhibition in Anaheim, California on September
23-26. ( http://www.ibclifesciences.com/B8171/overview.xml )
"This is a major annual event for the bioprocessing
industry and we
will showcase the productivity improvements our customers have experienced
by using our line of cell culture ingredients," said Brandy...
PacificGMP Completes GMP Product Fill for Trius Therapeutics
...IEGO, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificGMP, the leader in utilizing
for development and manufacturing for its client
partners, announced today ...anufacturing organization (CMO) and industry
leader in utilizing single-use bioprocessing
for development and
manufacturing of biologics. Single-use technology elimi...
Targeted Nanoparticles Offer Promise in the Battle Against Cancer
...ific Retreat - October 12, Lake Tahoe, NV -- NCI Nanotechnology Alliance Investigators Meeting - October 16, Chapel Hill, NC -- Williamsburg bioprocessing
Foundation Conference - November 1, Austin, TX -- Nanomedicine & Drug Delivery Symposium - November 2, Boston, MA -- Nanotechnology in Biology a...
Immunicon Will Exhibit CellCapture CTC Mouse/Rat Kit and EasyCount
System for Automated Cell Counting at AACR
cell counts and viability calculation in less than one minute per
test. Immunicon will target research laboratories and industrial
accounts including bioprocessing
facilities in the pharmaceutical,
biotechnology and diagnostics sectors, where rapid, accurate cell
counting is valued highly by users.
Bioprocessing in Biological News
Scientists work to plug microorganisms into the energy grid
...terium found in a hot spring in Yellowstone known as Anaerocellum. It grows at approximately 80 degrees Celsius and is what is known as a consolidate bioprocessing
microbe: It can not only break down the cellulosic biomass to sugars but ferment it to acetate and ethanol, saving time and money.
"Right now it i...
GEN reports biomanufacturers target a fully disposable process stream
... New Rochelle, NY, March 4, 2009--The disposable bioprocessing
market has moved far beyond plastic bags for buffer preparation toward a range of products for cell culture and upstream and downstream operations, re...
Montana State researchers receive grant to study algae as a source of biofuel
...t just to break something down but to produce something," said Peyton, who earned his doctorate at MSU in 1992. "This work is an opportunity to use my bioprocessing
skills to produce something of value to society."
Ideally, algae harvesting is a self-sustaining process, Peyton said, since the tiny organisms sp...
Human embryonic stem cell secretions minimized tissue injury after heart attack
...ecovery rate after a heart attack was reported in the journal Stem Cell Research by scientists at Singapore's Institute of Medical Biology (IMB) and bioprocessing
Technology Institute (BTI) and The Netherlands' University Medical Center Utrecht.
This method, developed in laboratory research with pigs, is the...
Boost for 'green plastics' from plants
...will announce the successful completion of the first stage of the CBI on 28 April during the Fifth Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology & bioprocessing
(WCIBB), being held in Chicago, Illinois, from 27-30 April 2008.
The teams selection of safflower as the target crop will also be announced.
In diatom, scientists find genes that may level engineering hurdle
... by Sussman and diatom expert Virginia Armbrust of the University of Washington has reported finding a set of 75 genes specifically involved in silica bioprocessing
in the diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana, as published today in the online Early Edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Armbrus...
Human embryonic stem cells remain embryonic because of epigenetic factors
...igenetic markers may explain these cells unique characteristics, said the scientists, who are based at the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) and the bioprocessing
Technology Institute (BTI), both under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), as well as at the National University of Singapore (N...
Iowa State University conference examines developing bioeconomy
... The conference is targeted for elected officials, economic development professionals, manufacturers of biobased products, biofuel producers, farmers, bioprocessing
engineers and venture capitalists. Presentations cover plant sciences; feedstock production; conversion of biomass into fuels and products; bioproduct...
Bioprocessing in Biological Technology
Raven biotechnologies and Bioprocessing Technology Institute Announce Collaboration to Advance Discovery of Stem Cell Antibodies
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., and SINGAPORE, April 4, 2008 /PRNewswire/
-- Raven biotechnologies, inc., a privately held company focused on the
discovery and development of monoclonal antibody therapeutics (MAbs) for
cancer, and the Bioprocessing
Technology Institute (BTI), today announced a
Ventria Expands Team and Hires Kansan as Director of Bioprocessing Operations
JUNCTION CITY, Kan., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventria Bioscience
announced today that Angus Connell would be joining the company as Director
Operations for the company's Junction City facility.
Connell, a Kansas native, has extensive experience in operations,
Science Teachers Tour Ventria's Bioprocessing Facility
JUNCTION CITY, Kan., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Ventria Bioscience
welcomed the Junction City High School Science Department to its
bioprocessing facility in Junction City. The group of 15 teachers and
faculty toured the facility and discussed plans for Ventria and Junction
City High School...
Thermo Fisher Scientific to Expand Manufacturing Operation for Single-Use Bioprocessing Containers
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thermo Fisher
Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO ), the world leader in serving science, today
announced its plan to construct an $11 million, state-of-the-art BioCenter
for the manufacture of single-use bioprocess containers (BPCs) and related
DNA Removal for Bioprocessing Applications
TURBO DNase Outperforms Wild Type DNase I
Jon Kemppainen & Gary Latham,
DNase (patent pending) is an enginee...
Laureate Pharma Appoints Daniel E. Leone as Vice President of Business Development...e will be supporting the company's contract development, manufacturing, and bioprocessing business.
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080131/NE...n company located in Princeton, New Jersey. Laureate Pharma offers superior bioprocessing services that accelerate new products from development through production. ...
PacificGMP and USC to Collaborate on Recombinant Protein Development and Manufacturing for Phase 1 Clinical Trial...
SAN DIEGO and LOS ANGELES, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificGMP, the leader in single-use bioprocessing for development and manufacturing for its client partners, and the University of Southern California (USC) announced today that they have signed an ag...
Finesse Solutions Forges Agreement With Leading Biotechnology Company for Single-Use Technology Exploration...d control algorithms.
As part of the agreement, Finesse will provide prototype sensors, software, and systems for use by Biogen Idec in its bioprocessing platforms, and refine them for single-use applications. This collaboration allows state-of-the art technologies to be honed in actual use-case scenar...
German Alliance for Industrial Biotechnology Debuts in Montreal... across the entire value chain. Members of the alliance will be
presenting together at the Sixth Annual World Congress on Industrial
Biotechnology and bioprocessing from July 19-22 in Montreal, Canada.
Germany's biotechnology industry is the largest in Europe, posting annual
revenues of over EUR 2 billion. ...
Repligen Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Results...inical candidates and are further characterizing these leads in animal models for their pharmacologic, toxicologic and pharmacodynamic profiles.
Repligen has supplied recombinant Protein A products, a consumable used in the manufacture of therapeutic monoclonal antibodies, to the bi...